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Female Female Name

German Pronunciation

Listen to the German pronunciation of Dorothea. The speaker is a native speaker of Standard German from Schleswig-Holstein / Northern Germany:

Predominant Age Group in Germany

Typically born before 1965

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Origin and Meaning

Latin spelling of the Greek name Δωροθεα (Dorothea) meaning 'gift of God'

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